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Published by Bank of England in London .
Written in English


  • Inflation (Finance) -- Great Britain -- Econometric models.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Danny T. Quah and Shaun P. Vahey.
SeriesWorking paper series -- no.31
ContributionsVahey, Shaun P.
The Physical Object
Pagination30p. ;
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20193834M

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